TORONTO: The Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada’s main stock index on Wednesday, the last day of 2014.
Canada’s main stock closed slightly lower on Tuesday, with a fall in financial and energy stocks partly offset by gains in the materials sector as precious metal prices jumped.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.06 percent at 7.15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.12 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.09 percent.
March futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.23 percent ET. No major economic events scheduled on Wednesday ECONCA.